Creating opportunities
for a better life
for everyone.

22nd Annual United Way Golf Tournament raises $126,852.23!

Golfers enjoyed a beautiful day on the green, and our community benefits from $126,852.23 raised to help create opportunities in our city. We love to see the friendships, the good-natured rivalries, and the commitment to community of our many golfers, … Continue reading

Winnipeg youth volunteers gather for a huge Day of Caring.

Over 100 youth volunteers joined our Youth United Council for a huge Day of Caring that spanned 10 different core area nonprofits. Students gardened, painted, cleaned, ran an urban art gallery, served food, and toured the downtown area—a neighbourhood new … Continue reading

Leading the way to a better Winnipeg.

“Winnipeg is a great place to live and raise a family. We have the support of family and friends here, but understand that not everyone has that network. That’s why United Way is so important. Through our workplace campaigns, we have had … Continue reading

We’re inspired by the 2013 Women of Distinction.

Congratulations to the nominees and winners of the 38th Annual YMCA-YWCA Women of Distinction Awards. These women inspire us. They make our community stronger. Their dedication to building a better life for everyone makes others pause to wonder what they … Continue reading

Winnipeg volunteers are the BEST volunteers!

Happy National Volunteer Week! United Way has a lot of volunteers. Over 5000, in fact! Everything from committees and councils who lend their professional expertise, and a Board of Trustees that directs our operations and affairs, to hundreds of Day … Continue reading

Koats for Kids wraps up the winter sharing 28,000 pieces of YOUR winterwear!

It’s been a bit of a cold winter, as you may have noticed. But Winnipeggers fought back against the snow by doing what we do best: giving generously. Koats for Kids has wrapped up for the season, and we’re delighted … Continue reading